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Chick and Ruth's Delly

165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
+1 410-269-6737
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (141 reviews)
“pastrami” (29 reviews)
“crab” (103 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 23:30All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Crab cake was basically made of just crab Giant chunks of lump crab. Excellent Burger cold beer. Very eclectic scene, exactly what you'd expect from a diner, fast friendly service with a side of humerous sarcasm. Ask about why the bagels are hanging from the...More

Thank mabraham42
Reviewed 2 days ago

huge menu, all good. Cheap eats. Challenge to eat huge burger and/or drink huge shake. Foods named for local politicians. Supports veterans. Flag pledge done every day at noon. Wonderful pies, Carryout available. Frequented by middies.

Thank Jean R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited Annapolis one weekend and heard so much about Chick and Ruths' crab cakes. We went for breakfast and had crab cakes Benedict .... OMG - incredible !! It was so good, we made it a point to go back the next day for lunch...More

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous lunch and service. Best crab cakes and huge portions. Huge menu from breakfast items to lunch items. Price was appropriate for amount of food.

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great dinner even though they were short handed and the place was packed. Would definitely go back

Thank DayleandNorma73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course you must visit Main Street and have a MONSTER shake, I mean huge shake to share with the family. Fun experience for everyone... take lots of pictures.

Thank AnnieMF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I returned to Annapolis for a visit 40 years after having lived there for three years. After a stroll around the town we settled on Chick and Ruth's for lunch. It is a landmark but mediocre in the quality of the food....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to Annapolis. We ate here two days in a row. The second day our server remembered us from the day before. Tables are very close and it's cramped, but that's part of the atmosphere. We all loved it. The food...More

Thank iradi8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I go almost every weekend. It is an Annapolis landmark. Try the doughnuts or the crab omlet. Both are great.

Thank ScottBfromArnoldMD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a crowded, small space I happened to be seated across and above the kitchen where I was able see A very well run kitchen. Our food came out hot and pretty quickly. It was very crowded and popular breackfast spot.

Thank mc7501a
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
m S
Can dogs go into restaurant?
2 May 2017|
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Response from MarieN67 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for sure, but I highly doubt it. It is a very small place and walking between tables seems & feels crowded. Of course, you should call them to get a definitive answer.
What is your breakfast menu?
22 March 2017|
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Response from TexasAMC3 | Reviewed this property |
Menus are posted on their website or you can call.
Do you have gluten-free options?
17 March 2016|
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Response from Barbie R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but you can email them, there is an email address on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 00:30
06:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Main St, Annapolis, MD 21401-2064
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-269-6737
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